Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.07 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 27.1"||975.38 mi||west||0° 09' 40.3"||11.08 mi||north||975.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 08.6"||922.07 mi||east||4° 12' 01.4"||288.71 mi||north||972.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:30 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Thu 8:30 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1136 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Thu 11:30 AM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 11:30 AM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 11:30 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 11:30 AM||2413 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 11:30 AM||2420 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Thu 8:30 AM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm|| W|
|Accra||Thu 11:30 AM||2635 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 8:30 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| WNW|
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